WNL5 – Avon Heath Night Event (WIM)

Location Info

Event Details

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  • Event area (map): Avon Heath
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  • The first proper night event in this year’s league fully out of street lighting, but still close enough to an urban area to get to easily, thanks to Wimborne Orienteers.

Pre-Event Bulletin:

Download the flyer from the Wimborne website here. Some details copied below for easy access, but please check that there are no last minute changes.

Directions and Parking

Avon Heath CP near Ringwood, Dorset. BH24 2DA Access is via the A31 – turn south at Woolsbridge Roundabout at Grid Ref SU114033 Parking/assembly will be in the Avon Heath Country Park Centre (Parking fees must be paid)



Terrain Description

Off road trainers or rubber studs recommended as forest/heathland


1:7500 heath land and forest map recently updated

Registration & Start Times

Starts 6.30 – 6.45pm – courses close at 8.00pm

Course Information

60 minute score with a core of easy controls for less experienced and beginners

Entry Details

Please email to reserve a map ([email protected])

Seniors         £6.00

Juniors         £4.00

The event will use SI timing.

Contacts / Officials

Organiser/Planner: Becca Ellis and Kevin Pickering WIM

Dogs allowed?


Safety and Risk

For the night event Junior’s under 16 must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Suitable lighting and back up lighting and hi viz clothing mandatory for all competitors.

Last updated on Mon, 6th November 2017, 22:51 by Peter Suba